• August 23, 2017

    ATV Expedition in the Heart of Appalachia

    Reignite your adventurous spark, like I did, on the Hatfield-McCoy Trails in Mercer County, WV By Ryan V

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  • November 9, 2016

    All aboard for 2016 Railfest

    Every second weekend in November, the trains rolls into Bluefield for the annual Railfest - a model train show for the young and old.

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  • November 8, 2016

    Take a guided tour of southern West Virginia on an ATV

    Even if you don't own an ATV, you can still experience the outdoors on the

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  • October 26, 2016

    No tricks, just treats at Mercer Monster Mash

    Halloween night in Mercer County is magically entertaining and full of spirit. From the brisk chill of the air to the sounds of children laughing and

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  • October 13, 2016

    Take our Halloween challenge at Lake Shawnee Abandoned Amusement Park

    There’s something unnatural about this Mercer County attraction. A Native American burial ground. Violent deaths. Freak accidents. Who knew a sim

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  • October 3, 2016

    Explore fall foliage in Mercer County with these road trips

    Fall in Mercer County is waking up to crisp mornings and a blue sky filled with red, orange and yellow leaves waving in the breeze. It is discovering

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  • September 21, 2016

    Enjoy apple butter and participate in a pumpkin pie eating contest at AutumnFest!

    Nothing says fall in Mercer County like the Princeton AutumnFest. 

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  • September 16, 2016

    Craft beer on tap, live music set for Oktoberfest in the Park in Bluefield

    Oktoberfest in the Park, the sister event to the former Bramwell Oktoberfest, will feature live music, food and of course, craft and German be

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  • September 9, 2016

    7 places for a girls night out in Mercer County

    Who says craft beer is just for the guys? The Railyard in Bluefield has an awesome wi

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  • August 29, 2016

    Find your camping style at Camp Creek State Park

    If you want a secluded camping spot in one of Mercer County's state parks, Camp Creek's Pack-it-in and Pack-it-out g

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  • August 19, 2016

    You won't find an art gallery like this in all 50 states.

    Gary Bowling's House of Art, in Bluefield is so unique that we promise you never see anything else like it across the 50 states.  The sheer magnitude

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  • August 10, 2016

    Festival revamps this tiny town’s long, legendary blues legacy

    No place grooves to its own tune better than Bluefield, home of the Bluefield Blues Festival.

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  • August 4, 2016

    Head to the trails at Bluefield City Park

    Our backyard can be your playground. Bluefield City Park, also called Lotito Cit

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  • July 26, 2016

    The biggest little railway in the world

    It is fitting that the city of Princeton is home to the only railroad museum in southern West Virginia. According to local historian Patricia Smith, P

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  • July 15, 2016

    Head to the ballpark with the family

    Do you recognize any of these names,  Boog Powell, Cal Ripkin Jr, Don Baylor, Doug Johnson or Rocco Baldelli? They are all professional baseball play

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  • July 5, 2016

    Five almost FREE things to do in the summer in Mercer County!

    Summertime is the perfect opportunity to get outside and explore. But it can also be a strain on a budget, so we came up with five almost free things

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  • June 27, 2016

    Get ready to play in the mud

    So you want to play in the mud on an ATV? Here is what you need to know about the Hatfield-McC

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  • June 15, 2016

    Bluefield begins lemonade watch

    The last time anyone sipped a cold, sweet glass of free lemonade in Bluefield was summer of 2013. Two years without lemonade is a long time for a city

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  • June 6, 2016

    Celebrate at Princeton's biggest street bash

    Walk through downtown Princeton and listen to live music on Saturday, June 11 during Celebrate Princeton. This annual street fair on Mercer Street is

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  • May 23, 2016

    Tour the lavish homes of the Bramwell millionaires

    You're invited to step back in time. The Historic town of Bramwell's Spring Tour of Homes, scheduled for June 4, will whisk you away on a timeless tal

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